Ferndale, WA (Mountain View / Kickerville)




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About Ferndale, WA (Mountain View / Kickerville)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Mountain View / Kickerville median real estate price is $349,118, which is more expensive than 60.6% of the neighborhoods in Washington and 77.7% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Mountain View / Kickerville is currently $1,048, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 77.5% of Washington neighborhoods.

Mountain View / Kickerville is a suburban neighborhood (based on population density) located in Ferndale, Washington. This is a coastal neighborhood (i.e., is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet).

Mountain View / Kickerville real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to large (four, five or more bedroom) single-family homes and apartment complexes/high-rise apartments. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Mountain View / Kickerville neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 2000 and the present.

Real estate vacancies in Mountain View / Kickerville are 6.0%, which is lower than one will find in 69.5% of American neighborhoods. Demand for real estate in Mountain View / Kickerville is above average for the U.S., and may signal some demand for either price increases or new construction of residential product for this neighborhood.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Ferndale, the Mountain View / Kickerville neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Do you like a coastal setting? If so, this neighborhood may be to your liking. The Mountain View / Kickerville neighborhood is on the ocean, a bay, or inlet. Often such coastal places have amenities and recreational activities on the waterfront that are attractive to residents and visitors alike. In addition to being coastal, Mountain View / Kickerville is a very nautical neighborhood, meaning that it is somewhat historic, walkable, densely populated and on the water. This gives the neighborhood a very nautical feel, with some seaside and shipping feel, which some may really enjoy the sights and sounds of.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Mountain View / Kickerville neighborhood has more Finnish and Canadian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 1.8% of this neighborhood's residents have Finnish ancestry and 1.6% have Canadian ancestry.

Notable & Unique: People

One of the really interesting characteristics about the Mountain View / Kickerville neighborhood is that, according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive research, it is an excellent choice in which to reside for college students. Due to its popularity among college students who already choose to live here, its walkability, and its above average safety from crime, the neighborhood is ideal for prospective or already-enrolled college students. Between semesters and during school breaks, you'll notice that the excitement here fluctuates with the college seasons. Despite the excitement however, parents of college-age children can rest easy knowing that this neighborhood has an above average safety rating. For each of these reasons, the neighborhood is rated among the top 2.0% of college-friendly places to live in the state of Washington.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the conditions and character of a neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Mountain View / Kickerville neighborhood in Ferndale are upper-middle income, making it an above average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis reveals that this neighborhood has a higher income than 67.9% of the neighborhoods in America. With 18.6% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 54.1% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

A neighborhood is far different if it is dominated by enlisted military personnel rather than people who earn their living by farming. It is also different if most of the neighbors are clerical support or managers. What is wonderful is the sheer diversity of neighborhoods, allowing you to find the type that fits your lifestyle and aspirations.

In the Mountain View / Kickerville neighborhood, 33.8% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 27.6% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (22.9%), and 14.8% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the Mountain View / Kickerville neighborhood in Ferndale, WA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German (19.7%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (11.3%), and residents who report English roots (10.1%), and some of the residents are also of Norwegian ancestry (9.3%), along with some Mexican ancestry residents (5.2%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Mountain View / Kickerville neighborhood is English, spoken by 90.5% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (3.7%).

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Mountain View / Kickerville neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (53.7% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (86.5%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (9.8%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Mountain View / Kickerville 0.101011101001110
Ferndale 0.101011101001110
Washington 2.84
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Mountain View / Kickerville 0.101011101001110
Ferndale 0.101011101001110
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Mountain View / Kickerville 0.101011101001110
Ferndale 0.101011101001110
Washington 56

Neighborhood Public School Data

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FERNDALE SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

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BLAINE SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Washington

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Better than of WA school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to WA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Point Roberts Primary
Pt. Roberts Primary
Point Roberts, WA, 98281
KG-03
Blaine Primary School
Blaine Primary School
Blaine, WA, 98230
KG-02
Blaine Elementary School
Blaine Elementary
Blaine, WA, 98230
03-05
Blaine Middle School
Blaine Middle School
Blaine, WA, 98230
06-08
Blaine High School
Blaine High School
Blaine, WA, 98230
09-12
Blaine Home Connections
580 C Street
Blaine, WA, 98230
KG-11

School District Enrollment By Group

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